I Am Honest But I Sometimes Lie

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    I've realized lately that,

    as much as I hate that I still have some people-pleasng traits, I totally do. And lying is a coping skill that I haven't seemed to be able to stop. I lie when I need to get out of things and don't want any repercussions; I lie when I think the truth is too hard to say out loud...
    effinglovely effinglovely
    31-35, F
    Feb 8, 2014

    I really appreciate honesty,

    and there are very few times that I lie, but it's only to protect those I care about. Even then I feel like honesty is the best policy and the lie is only temporary
    CaptainBenza CaptainBenza
    22-25, M
    Aug 22, 2014

    Doesn't Everyone?

    Not about myself or my life, do I lie about. It's all truth. ;-) But, I have a habit of lying about physical pain. I get hurt and always have to play macho, with an, "I'm good. I'm okay." lol. A LIE! As, in my head, I'm screaming, "Holy, F@$#!!! That hurt so...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Oct 22, 2009

    In All Honesty.....

    ....Im going to be absolutely truthful, and if I lose 'friends' over this, then so be it. I am sick to death with coming on here and reading rant after rant after rant about other members in the 'Im not naming them but you all know who Im talking about way'. It's the internet...
    MrsLalaninjacakes MrsLalaninjacakes
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Oct 22, 2009

    Lets Face It...

    We all lie, if you say you never ever lie, you are a liar. We all lie a bit here and there. I will admit i do it. I have been lying to a lot of ppl more the past few days, and even more to myself. When someone asks me how I am, I tell them im fine. I am lying than....we all...
    deleted deleted
    Nov 17, 2009

    Sometime Happen

    i don't lie but sometime my negative heavy on me and just instantly lie,i talk tell the false thing which is not happened, i want to be 100% honest,but sometimes dark side heavy on me, i trying not to lie
    yash95 yash95
    22-25, M
    Sep 24, 2013


    Honest. I love to tell the truth because it make the situation more calming but sometimes I have to lie so the situation doesn't get worse but I always tell what really happen later on. I always feel guilty when I lie, that's the other reason I don't lie. When I wanted to be...
    LeoMary02 LeoMary02
    Mar 26, 2011
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